HAMPTON, Va. - A woman has died after a crash in the 2700 block of W. Mercury Boulevard Thursday afternoon.
The call for a fatal pedestrian crash came in at 4:47 p.m. When officers arrived on scene, they found a 59-year-old woman in the roadway. She was pronounced dead on scene.
According to police, the woman was attempting to cross the street when she was hit by a vehicle. The driver remained on scene and is cooperating with investigators.
Officers are currently on scene. Two westbound lanes of W. Mercury Boulevard are currently shut down while police investigate.
The woman's identity will be withheld until next of kin has been notified.
There is no further information.
Officers are scene of a fatal pedestrian accident in the 2700 block of W. Mercury Blvd. One adult female pronounced deceased on scene. Two westbound lanes are shut down. Call received at 4:47 p.m. pic.twitter.com/yz20eUVnFp— Hampton VA Police (@HamptonVAPolice) December 17, 2020